31 RANDOM ACTS OF KINDNESS FOR TODDLERS

Last week I wrote all about how you can have a Montessori Christmas (read more here). I listed volunteering in your community as one of the ways to celebrate the holidays. I’d like to talk more about ways we can be thankful or show our children what kindness is with random acts of kindness for toddlers. Have you heard of the phrase “random act of kindness”? I’m sure you have heard your friend say how someone paid for their Starbucks…

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HOW TO HANDLE UNWANTED GIFTS WHEN YOU PRACTICE MONTESSORI

Last week we talked all about the joys of having a Montessori Christmas. This week I want to talk more about how to handle some of the more difficult parts of being Montessori at Christmas, such as unwanted gifts. Well-meaning family can be hard to handle around the holidays. When you tell your mother in law over and over again that you do not want your toddler receiving any loud flashy plastic toys you’d think you’d be in the clear.…

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HOW TO HAVE A MONTESSORI CHRISTMAS WITH A TODDLER

It’s that time of year again! I am so excited to start spreading the Christmas cheer this year! I want to focus more on a Montessori Christmas today. A Montessori Christmas is full of friends, family, fun, and lots of cheer. Having your toddler join the excitement is one of the best parts!   MONTESSORI CHRISTMAS ACTIVITIES Whether you plan on celebrating Christmas with a big family gathering or just a small affair at your home you can still incorporate Montessori…

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5 MONTESSORI KITCHEN TOOLS FOR COOKING WITH YOUR TODDLER

If you’re anything like me then you don’t relish the idea of dinner time (pun intended). To get me through the dinner time grind I usually enlist the help of my toddler. Now, cooking with your toddler is not always an easy task but believe me, it is better than the alternative. In this post, I am going to share some easy recipes you can start cooking with your toddler tonight! I am also going to share our top 5…

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5 WAYS TO PROMOTE TODDLER INDEPENDENCE WITH MONTESSORI

There is nothing better than when your toddler finally decides to master potty training, brushing their own teeth or dressing themselves. Okay, it might be a bit sad to think of your toddler growing up but after you calm down you will remember how much of your life you will get back by every independent thing your toddler learns! Today we are going to be talking all about ways to promote toddler independence with Montessori. If you missed last weeks…

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